derailer on coaster frame???????

Discussion in 'Bicycle Repair' started by beentryin, Oct 26, 2010.

  1. beentryin

    beentryin Member

    has any one did this or is it possible,i know the frame will needed spread apart,
    but will it work right??

  2. srdavo

    srdavo Active Member

    Yes.... I've done it to 2 older, single speed Schwinns & a Murray, without any problems.

    Sheldon's 2x4 method works gentle. I modified a scissor-jack to spread frames...much easier.
  3. MotoMagz

    MotoMagz Member

    So would you just use a derailleur hanger?The type that goes behind tbe axle?
  4. srdavo

    srdavo Active Member

    The type that is slotted, parallel to the dropout slot.